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hard to swallow

also hard to take
difficult to believe or accept: He said the news that the farm was being sold was hard to swallow at first.
(Definition of hard to swallow from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"hard to swallow" in British English

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hard to swallow

difficult to believe: I found her story rather hard to swallow.
(Definition of hard to swallow from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hard to swallow”
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人难以置信…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人難以置信…
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